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Twilight Dancers

Paola Marino, Theola Ross | CANADA | 2017 | 16 MIN | SHORT Documentary

Friday 20 October 2017 | 11:15 AM
TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 3
Canadian Premiere

Screening as part of Wisdom of Youth

Youthful leadership shines brightly in Pimicikamak Cree Nation, where a group of young people committed to overcoming the trauma from a recent suicide epidemic use square dancing to help heal the wounds left by the loss of their community members.

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Theola Ross (Cree) is pursuing a Bachelor's of Social Work Degree at the University of Ryerson. Through many years in social work, Theola’s work focuses on real life topics, issues, or events and is witness to individuals’ daily struggles and triumphs.